Dr. Samuel Green (left), Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan, greets a small boy dressed in Klansman’s robes. The boy was one of many children so dressed to attend the mass initiation. Stone Mountain, Georgia. June 14, 1949. (CSU_ALPHA_1182) CSU Archives/Everett Collection
George Washington Gordon (1836-1911) Tennessee Brigadier General (CSA) Graduated from VMI. Rose to command the 11th Tennessee Infantry. Captured at Franklin, appointed brigadier general while captured. Appointed or elected to positions in local, state, and national government, he was the last Confederate general to sit in Congress.